1953 Georgia Bulldogs football team

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1953 Georgia Bulldogs football
Conference Southeastern Conference
1953 record 3–8 (1–5 SEC)
Head coach Wally Butts (15th season)
Home stadium Sanford Stadium
Seasons
← 1952
1954 →
1953 SEC football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
No. 13 Alabama $ 4 0 3     6 3 3
No. 8 Georgia Tech 4 1 1     9 2 1
No. 16 Kentucky 4 1 1     7 2 1
Ole Miss 4 1 1     7 2 1
No. 17 Auburn 4 2 1     7 3 1
Mississippi State 3 1 3     5 2 3
Tennessee 3 2 1     6 4 1
LSU 2 3 3     5 3 3
Florida 1 3 2     3 5 2
Vanderbilt 1 5 0     3 7 0
Georgia 1 5 0     3 8 0
Tulane 0 7 0     1 8 1
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1953 Georgia Bulldogs football team represented the Georgia Bulldogs of the University of Georgia during the 1953 college football season.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent# Rank# Site Result
September 19 at Villanova* Villanova StadiumPhiladelphia W 32–19  
September 26 Tulane Sanford StadiumAthens, Georgia W 16–14  
October 3 vs. Texas A&M* No. 18 Cotton BowlDallas L 12–14  
October 10 at No. 4 Maryland* Byrd StadiumCollege Park, Maryland L 13–40  
October 17 LSU Sanford Stadium • Athens, Georgia L 6–14  
October 24 North Carolina* Sanford Stadium • Athens, Georgia W 27–14  
October 31 Alabamadagger Sanford Stadium • Athens, Georgia L 12–33  
November 7 vs. Florida Gator Bowl StadiumJacksonville, Florida (Rivalry) L 7–21  
November 14 vs. No. 19 Auburn A. J. McClung Memorial StadiumColumbus, Georgia (Deep South's Oldest Rivalry) L 18–39  
November 21 at Mississippi Southern* Mississippi Veterans Memorial StadiumJackson, Mississippi L 0–14  
November 28 at Georgia Tech Grant FieldAtlanta (Clean, Old-Fashioned Hate) L 12–28  
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from Coaches' Poll released prior to game.
  • Source: GeorgiaDogs.com: 1953 football schedule[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1953 Football Schedule". GeorgiaDogs.com. Retrieved December 15, 2012.